Month: <span>March 2019</span>

Gov’t focused on creating a more equitable society through education -President says

  • Posted: March 31, 2019
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Georgetown, Guyana – (March 31, 2019) President David Granger, on Saturday, said that his Government puts emphasis on gender parity and is fostering equality in the society through education. The President made these remarks when he joined First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger and several women leaders at Delices Appetisantes, an afternoon of conversation, cultural presentations …

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Address of His Excellency Brigadier David Granger, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, at the ‘One Youth: Regional Youth Caucus’ at the Arthur Chung Conference Centre 2019.03.29

  • Posted: March 29, 2019
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Today’s youth are tomorrow’s leaders Young people are vital to the nation’s progress. It is imperative therefore that they should be afforded every opportunity to participate in decision-making and in determining how their communities and the country should be administered. You are the future. The Regional Youth Caucus brings together young people from all ten …

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MOTP calls for immediate retraction of misleading Inews, Guyana Times articles -articles designed to create mischief, spread misinformation

  • Posted: March 29, 2019
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Georgetown, Guyana – (March 29, 2019) The Ministry of the Presidency condemns and rejects as deliberately false and misleading, articles relating to Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, published by INews Guyana and Guyana Times, which misquote the Minister’s response to a question posed to him about serving members of the Government who hold dual …

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Minister Harmon receives courtesy call from US Ambassador

  • Posted: March 28, 2019
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Georgetown, Guyana – (March 28, 2019) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, today, received a courtesy call from newly-accredited United States Ambassador to Guyana, Mrs. Sarah-Ann Lynch at his office at the Ministry of the Presidency. During the meeting, Minister Harmon welcomed Ambassador Lynch to Guyana and the two discussed matters of mutual interest, including …

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CDC reconstitutes National Disaster Risk Reduction Coordination Platform

  • Posted: March 28, 2019
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Georgetown, Guyana – (March 28, 2019) As the risks of natural and man-made disasters increase globally, the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), today, reconstituted its Disaster Risk Reduction Coordination Platform (NDRRCP), which has been non-functional for almost two years. The Platform is tasked with the reduction of the impacts of natural and man-made emergencies and disasters …

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Address of His Excellency Brigadier David Granger President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana at the launch of the Guyana Youth Corps Kuru-Kuru 2019.03 28

  • Posted: March 28, 2019
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The Youth Corps…hope for the future Young people are this country’s future; It cannot be otherwise. It is the older generation’s obligation to ensure that the young population receives the best possible preparation to inherit this nation. Guyana is a blessed nation indeed. It is the biggest and, potentially, most bountiful country in the Caribbean. …

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Accreditation of Zambian envoy will create opportunities for mutual exchanges in ‘green’ development -President says

  • Posted: March 27, 2019
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Georgetown, Guyana – (March 27, 2019) President David Granger, this morning, accepted Letters of Credence from Her Excellency, Alfreda Chilekwa Kansembe Mwamba, acceding her as the new Non-Resident High Commissioner of the Republic of Zambia to the Cooperative Republic of Guyana. At the simple ceremony held at the Ministry of the Presidency, the Head of …

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Gov’t committed to improving access to services, strengthening democracy -Minister Harmon says at ‘Public Day’ exercise

  • Posted: March 27, 2019
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Georgetown, Guyana – (March 27, 2019) Guyanese turned out in their numbers to interact with public officials and access important public services, as Government hosted yet another successful Public Day exercise, today, at the Square of the Revolution in Georgetown. Over 22 Government Ministries and Departments were represented at the event, which is a testimony …

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